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Wrapping Up World Cancer Awareness Month with Joy and Hope at LUTH

February, recognized globally as World Cancer Awareness Month, saw the Bella Disu Foundation (BDF) join forces with the Children Living With Cancer Foundation (CLWCF) in a heartfelt partnership to bring a burst of joy and support to the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) cancer ward.

In an endeavor to brighten the lives of children bravely battling cancer, BDF and CLWCF hosted an unforgettable party at LUTH. It wasn't just an ordinary day; it was a celebration of resilience, bravery, and joy. The ward was filled with laughter, creativity, and color as the children engaged in arts and crafts, immersing themselves in painting activities that allowed them to express their dreams and emotions through art.

Understanding the critical role of family support in these young warriors' battles, BDF provided care boxes to the families, offering a tangible form of support to help them navigate these challenging times. These care packages, filled with essentials and tokens of love, were aimed at easing the burdens faced by the families, ensuring they know they're not alone in this journey.

The dedication and tireless efforts of the ward's staff and matrons, who stand as pillars of strength and hope for these children, were also acknowledged. BDF extended its gratitude by presenting care boxes to these unsung heroes, a small gesture to honor their commitment and hard work in providing the care these children need to keep fighting.

This collaboration between BDF and CLWCF was more than just a day of celebration; it was a testament to the power of community and compassion in the face of adversity. As we wrapped up World Cancer Awareness Month, this event stood as a beacon of hope, reminding us of the impact we can make when we come together to support those in need.

The joy on the children's faces, the gratitude expressed by their families, and the appreciation from the hospital staff made this day a memorable one. It underscored the essence of the BDF's mission - to make a difference, no matter how big or small, in the lives of those who need it most.

As we move forward, the Bella Disu Foundation remains committed to initiatives that not only bring awareness to critical issues like childhood cancer but also provide tangible support and moments of happiness to those affected. Together, we continue to hope, help, and heal.

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